Playing a quality long ball is an important piece of the soccer performance puzzle. Add to that, the need for attackers to strike high-speed shots and it is easy to see that kicking velocity and distance are critical to success on the soccer pitch.
Can this aspect of a player’s game be improved? Check out what researchers at the University of Nevada Las Vegas found out in this latest entry from The Science of Soccer Online.
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